Thursday, March 6, 2014

Swoon Thursday (58)

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"From the book you are currently reading, or one you just finished, tell us what made you SWOON.  What got your heart pounding, your skin tingling, and your stomach fluttering.  Try to make the Swoon 140 characters so you can tweet it.  Add the #YABOUND hashtag when you tweet."

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Goodreads Summary:

Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel's story is about to be completely rewritten.

My Swoon:

"I'm in love with you," he said quietly. 

"Augustus," I said.

"I am," he said.  He was staring at me, and I could see the corners of his eyes crinkling.

"I'm in love with you, and I'm not in the business of denying myself the simple pleasure of saying true things."

"I'm in love with you, and I know that love is just a shout into the void, and that oblivion is inevitable, and that we're all doomed and that there will come a day when all our labor has been returned to dust, and I know the sun will swallow the only earth we'll ever have, and I am in love with you." 

~Augustus Waters 

What Did You Swoon Over this Week?


  1. That is one perfect swoon. So beautiful. I can't wait to read this book.

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  2. *Sigh* That's a beautiful swoon!! I have to read this book!!

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    Naomi @ Nomi’s Paranormal Palace

  3. This book is SO fantastic! EVERYONE needs to read it! And seriously, this is one of my favorite moments in the entire book. :D Great pick!

  4. Oh my goodness...I cried so much for this one. Great swoon.

  5. I have this book, but I'm still yet to read it, mainly because I'm scared that it will tear my heart apart lol. But that swoon was just stunning, so eloquent and heartfelt. Beautiful swoon Lindy!

  6. *gulp* I know I should read this, but LINDY. I'm scared. I'm afraid I won't recover from it.... That is such a beautiful swoon though!

    1. Thanks Jess! You have to read this story! It's so heartbreaking, but it's also beautiful, funny, and inspirational!

  7. That's a sweet swoon. I'm not sure I can ever read this!

    1. Thanks Andrea! I hope you do. It's worth it!

  8. Awww, that's beautiful! I've not read this book, but it's mostly because it's so sad and moving (I just can't). Love this!

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    Alyssa @ The Eater of Books!

  9. It's beautiful, although it made me laugh a bit more than swoon. Thanks for stepping by! =)

  10. *sobs* THIS BOOK! Whenever I see anything from this book is brings on all the feels and you choose the perfect swoon!

    Teresa @ Readers Live A Thousand Lives

  11. What a perfect swoon-worthy quote, Lindy! I loved The Fault in Our Stars so much! I laughed, cried and felt the love :)

    I hope you're having a fantastic week!

    Lexxie @ (un)Conventional Bookviews

    1. Thanks Lexx :) I loved this story so much! Yes, I'm having a great week!!!

  12. I have yet to read to this book but that was perfect! So much meaning in those words.

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    Daisel @ Owl Always Be Reading

  13. Still one of my favorite swoony moments! I LOVED this book! Gotta love John Green! (And Augustus!)

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